Compare Royal Mail vs Pets at Home BETA

See how working at Royal Mail vs. Pets at Home compares on a variety of workplace factors. By comparing employers on employee ratings, salaries, reviews, pros/cons, job openings and more, you'll feel one step ahead of the rest. All salaries and reviews are posted by employees working at Royal Mail vs. Pets at Home. Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
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Royal Mail

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Pets at Home

Employee Ratings

  • Royal Mail scored higher in 4 areas: Overall Rating, Compensation & Benefits, Work-life balance and % Recommend to a friend.
  • Pets at Home scored higher in 3 areas: Career Opportunities, CEO Approval and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Both tied in 2 areas: Senior Management and Culture & Values.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.5
(based on 1303 reviews)
Royal Mail employees rated their Overall Rating 0.4 higher than Pets at Home employees rated theirs.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.1
(based on 362 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
2.9
Career Opportunities
3.0
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.6
Royal Mail employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.5 higher than Pets at Home employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
3.1
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.6
Royal Mail employees rated their Work-life balance 1.0 higher than Pets at Home employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
2.6
Senior Management
Senior Management
2.7
Senior Management
2.7
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.0
Culture & Values
3.0
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Royal Mail Ceo Rico Back
28%
28%Rico Back
CEO Approval
Pets at Home Ceo Peter Pritchard
63%
63%Peter Pritchard
Pets at Home employees rated their CEO Approval 35% higher than Royal Mail employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
65%
Royal Mail employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 19% higher than Pets at Home employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
46%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
33%
Positive Business Outlook
41%
Pets at Home employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 8% higher than Royal Mail employees rated theirs.

Salaries

Royal Mail has 993 more total submitted salaries than Pets at Home.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Postman88 Salaries
£23,212/yr
Work Area Manager9 Salaries
£33,012/yr
Delivery Manager13 Salaries
£33,724/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Colleague6 Salaries
£8/hr
Deputy Manager20 Salaries
£23,874/yr
Customer Assistant4 Salaries
£8/hr

What Employees Say

  • "Good pay" was the most mentioned Pro at Royal Mail.
  • "Working with animals" was the most mentioned Pro at Pets at Home.
  • Royal Mail had 10 more reviews than Pets at Home that mentioned "Long hours" as a Con.
Pros
Pros
"Good pay"(in 178 reviews)
"Early finish"(in 56 reviews)
Pros
"Working with animals"(in 38 reviews)
"Great team"(in 15 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Part time"(in 34 reviews)
"Long hours"(in 29 reviews)
Cons
"Animals"(in 64 reviews)
"Long hours"(in 19 reviews)
Featured Review
"RM"6 Sep 2020

Current Employee - Royal Mail

I have been working at Royal Mail full-time

Pros

Working outside is great Good Salary Your own boss once out of the office

Cons

Working to tight deadlines can sometimes be stressful

Current Employee - Manager

I have been working at Pets at Home full-time for more than 3 years

Pros

Benefits, company culture, company management, colleagues, training, respect, willingness to listen

Cons

A lack of thought sometimes re timing of jobs putting too many on at the same time.

Job Postings

Pets at Home has 433 more recently posted open jobs than Royal Mail.